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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The quality or state of being made from or containing a hard, usually shiny element that exists naturally in the ground or in rock,

Usage examples (30)
  • The star has a low metallicity, which is a measure of elements other than hydrogen and helium.
  • Globular clusters are further divided into two major groupings known as metallicity found in the stars in the cluster.
  • The metallicity of others in the cluster support that.
  • I suppose some planets do win the prize for high AMU metallicity. for more
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